Rep Candidates at a Glance
Occupation: State representative and therapist
Favorite hobby: Music, time with his kids and meditation
Role model: Parents, grandparents and teachers
Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: The unpredictability of revenues.
Occupation: Vice president of claims for an insurance company
Favorite hobby: Hiking, anything outdoors
Role model: Teddy Roosevelt
Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: The state should budget education for more than one year at a time. That would help schools plan their budgets.
Occupation: Real estate agent, insurance broker and tax preparer
Favorite hobby: Fishing
Role model: Gandhi
Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: Too much politics, and not enough getting done in terms of substance.
Occupation: Guidance counselor
Favorite hobby: Singing
Role model: Parents
Biggest criticism of the state Legislature: Lack of a push to make sure the foundation budget provides adequate funding for our city.